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NSPF in the News

News from NSPF

St. Louis, MO, January 31, 2018 – Counsilman-Hunsaker and the National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) announce a partnership to provide the aquatic industry with a digital web-based application designed to enhance the safety and sustainability of aquatic facilities: Facility Manager. 

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, January 08, 2018 - The fifteenth annual World Aquatic Health™ Conference (WAHC) will be held October 10-12, 2018, at the Charleston Marriott in Charleston, South Carolina.

Colorado Springs, COLORADO, December 18, 2017 - The National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF®) recently honored the organization’s active Instructors for their extraordinary performance over the past year. 


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The ability to swim has several benefits which include, but are not limited to, providing a healthy form of exercise, decreasing the chance of disease, and lowering risk of drowning. Swimming is an attractive form of exercise because it does not involve the bearing of body weight...

Pool professionals help ensure public safety by securing swimming pool gates and aquatic facility fences. Recently, a thread was created on the Certified Pool Operator Facebook group about how to organize keys, and NSPF thought this would be a great time to provide a few ideas to CPO and AST Certified professionals. 

It’s no secret that at times I’ve been critical of the state of education in the aquatics/pool/spa industry.